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Average Retail Food and Energy Prices, U.S. and Midwest Region

Average retail food and energy prices, U.S. city average and Midwest region
Item and unit U.S. city average
Midwest region(1)
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Cereals and bakery products

Flour, white, all purpose, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.396 0.556 0.534 34.8 -4.0          

Rice, white, long grain, uncooked, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.788 0.939 0.963 22.2 2.6   0.906 0.927   2.3

Spaghetti and macaroni, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.067 1.357 1.349 26.4 -0.6 1.191 1.533      

Bread, white, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.526 1.749 1.814 18.9 3.7 1.501 1.761 1.776 18.3 0.9

Bread, whole wheat, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.175 2.362 2.386 9.7 1.0          

Cookies, chocolate chip, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.815 4.796 4.869 27.6 1.5          

Meats, poultry, fish and eggs

Beef and veal

Ground chuck, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.869 4.890 4.789 -1.6 -2.1          

Ground beef, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.719 4.862 4.836 2.5 -0.5 4.463 4.844 4.735 6.1 -2.3

Ground beef, lean and extra lean, per lb. (453.6 gm)

6.371 6.624 6.680 4.9 0.8          

All uncooked ground beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.237 5.332 5.298 1.2 -0.6 5.040 5.217 5.218 3.5 0.0

Chuck roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Chuck roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

7.397 6.980 6.730 -9.0 -3.6          

Round roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

6.330 6.249 6.084 -3.9 -2.6          

Round roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

All Uncooked Beef Roasts, per lb. (453.6 gm)

7.127 6.832 6.690 -6.1 -2.1 7.239 6.803 6.830 -5.6 0.4

Steak, round, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

7.304 7.184 7.173 -1.8 -0.2 6.992        

Steak, round, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Steak, sirloin, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Steak, sirloin, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

11.654 10.543 10.496 -9.9 -0.4 11.099 10.900 10.919 -1.6 0.2

Beef for stew, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

6.920 6.982 6.857 -0.9 -1.8 7.469 7.185 7.128 -4.6 -0.8

All Uncooked Beef Steaks, per lb. (453.6 gm)

10.209 9.592 9.712 -4.9 1.3 9.565 8.989 9.095 -4.9 1.2

All Uncooked Other Beef (Excluding Veal), per lb. (453.6 gm)

6.751 6.773 6.609 -2.1 -2.4 6.744 7.066 6.978 3.5 -1.2

Pork

Bacon, sliced, per lb. (453.6 gm)

7.317 7.383 7.608 4.0 3.0 7.315 7.597 8.093 10.6 6.5

Chops, center cut, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.394 4.595 4.578 4.2 -0.4          

Chops, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.495 4.487 4.492 -0.1 0.1 4.897 5.151 4.924 0.6 -4.4

All Pork Chops, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.147 4.187 4.273 3.0 2.1 4.428 4.665 4.518 2.0 -3.2

Ham, rump or shank half, bone-in, smoked, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Ham, boneless, excluding canned, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.964 5.504 5.650 13.8 2.7 4.561 5.178 5.400 18.4 4.3

All Ham (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.921 4.339 4.437 13.2 2.3 4.008 4.563 4.710 17.5 3.2

All Other Pork (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.565 3.714 3.642 2.2 -1.9 3.378 3.814 3.477 2.9 -8.8

Other meats

Bologna, all beef or mixed, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Poultry

Chicken, fresh, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.523 1.891 1.863 22.3 -1.5 1.542 1.882 1.807 17.2 -4.0

Chicken breast, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Chicken breast, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.589 4.746 4.670 30.1 -1.6 3.514 5.333 5.281 50.3 -1.0

Chicken legs, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.709 1.975 2.013 17.8 1.9 1.709        

Turkey, frozen, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Eggs

Eggs, grade A, large, per doz.

1.821 2.902 3.419 87.8 17.8 1.747 2.808 3.145 80.0 12.0

Dairy products

Milk, fresh, whole, fortified, per gal. (3.8 lit)

3.663 4.181 4.184 14.2 0.1          

Butter, salted, grade AA, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

American processed cheese, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.987 4.679 4.578 14.8 -2.2 3.591 4.169      

Cheddar cheese, natural, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.396 6.084 5.960 10.5 -2.0 4.937 5.561 5.640 14.2 1.4

Ice cream, prepackaged, bulk, regular, per 1/2 gal. (1.9 lit)

4.952 5.701 5.745 16.0 0.8   4.707      

Fruits and vegetables

Fresh fruits and vegetables

Apples, Red Delicious, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Bananas, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.600 0.643 0.634 5.7 -1.4 0.564 0.604 0.591 4.8 -2.2

Oranges, Navel, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.490 1.730 1.730 16.1 0.0 1.372 1.657 1.664 21.3 0.4

Oranges, Valencia, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Cherries, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Grapefruit, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Grapes, Thompson Seedless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Lemons, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.983 2.086 2.090 5.4 0.2          

Peaches, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Pears, Anjou, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Strawberries, dry pint, per 12 oz. (340.2 gm)

2.687 2.782 3.108 15.7 11.7          

Potatoes, white, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.808 1.019 0.991 22.6 -2.7 0.735 0.907 0.875 19.0 -3.5

Lettuce, iceberg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Lettuce, romaine, per lb. (453.6 gm)

  3.003 3.138   4.5   2.759 3.025   9.6

Tomatoes, field grown, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.892 1.901 1.974 4.3 3.8 1.861 1.820 1.961 5.4 7.7

Broccoli, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Cabbage, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Carrots, short trimmed and topped, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Celery, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Peppers, sweet, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Processed fruits and vegetables

Orange juice, frozen concentrate, 12 oz. can, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml)

2.631 2.777 2.744 4.3 -1.2          

Beans, dried, any type, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.460 1.677 1.675 14.7 -0.1          

Other foods at home

Sugar and sweets

Sugar, white, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.713 0.837 0.846 18.7 1.1          

Sugar, white, 33-80 oz. pkg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.666 0.791 0.793 19.1 0.3          

Fats and oils

Margarine, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Margarine, soft, tubs, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Peanut butter, creamy, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Nonalcoholic beverages

Cola, nondiet, per 2 liters (67.6 oz)(2)

                   

Coffee, 100%, ground roast, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.800 6.170 6.408 33.5 3.9 4.397        

Other prepared foods

Potato chips, per 16 oz.

5.273 6.058 6.402 21.4 5.7 5.148 5.729 6.125 19.0 6.9

Alcoholic beverages at home

Malt beverages, all types, all sizes, any origin, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml)

1.551 1.655 1.691 9.0 2.2 1.495 1.504 1.545 3.3 2.7

Wine, red and white table, all sizes, any origin, per 1 liter (33.8 oz)

12.941 13.518 13.624 5.3 0.8 10.850 12.252 12.261 13.0 0.1

Energy (residential)

Fuel oil #2 per gallon (3.785 liters)

3.422 4.815 5.786 69.1 20.2   4.481 4.634   3.4

Utility (piped) gas per therm

1.383 1.739 1.668 20.6 -4.1 1.236 1.577 1.459 18.0 -7.5

Electricity per KWH

0.142 0.167 0.166 16.9 -0.6 0.134 0.152 0.145 8.2 -4.6

Gasoline, all types, per gallon/3.785 liters(3)

3.477 3.990 4.130 18.8 3.5 3.250 3.758 3.906 20.2 3.9

Gasoline, unleaded regular, per gallon/3.785 liters

3.385 3.881 4.016 18.6 3.5 3.196 3.697 3.845 20.3 4.0

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade, per gallon/3.785 liters

3.730 4.247 4.362 16.9 2.7 3.483 4.058 4.207 20.8 3.7

Gasoline, unleaded premium, per gallon/3.785 liters

4.040 4.732 4.914 21.6 3.8 3.825 4.460 4.614 20.6 3.5

Automotive diesel fuel, per gallon/3.785 liters

3.550 5.046 5.232 47.4 3.7 3.412 5.019 5.144 50.8 2.5

Footnotes
(1) Midwest region: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
(2) Deposit may be included in price.
(3) Also includes types of gasoline not shown separately.

Note: Index applies to a month as a whole, not to any specific date.